Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise & Spiny Oyster Necklace

$ 415.00

Vintage Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise & Spiny Oyster Necklace

This beautiful necklace, designed by Navajo artist Albert Cleveland, is handmade, & consists of 5 stones of Turquoise & Orange Spiny Oyster. The 3 Kingman turquoise stones are smooth bezel set and surrounded by sterling ropework. The 2 large leaves and cross make up the center of the piece. The 2 spiny oyster cabochons, also smooth bezel set and surrounded by sterling ropework are connected to handmade sterling beads. The ends of the necklace are finishes with a figure 8 & hook clasp. The Cross is 3-3/8" tall x 2-3/4" wide the leaves are 1" at their widest & 2-3/4" long

Metal: Sterling Silver
Purity: 925
Necklace length: 26"
Weight: 116.0g
Hallmarked: AC
Closure: figure 8 & hook clasp
Condition: Very nice pre-owned condition; very minimal surface blemishes. This has not been professionally cleaned so as not to compromise the natural patina.